Search for Inmates on the Jail Roster in Columbia County GA. Results: Arrest Records, Mugshot, Charges, Bookings, Offense Dates, Offense Description, Related Incidents, Bail Amount, Warrants, Arrest Location, Incarceration Date, Scheduled Release, Jail Housing Location, Court.

Columbia County Sheriff Overview

Columbia County is in the northeast of Georgia, USA, where the total population is 135,416. This county was formed on December 10, 1790, from Richmond County. Here, the county seat is Appling, but the government and court offices are located in Evans. Columbia County has a total area of 308 square miles. The zip codes of this county are as follows: 30802 and 30809.

Sheriff Clay N. Whittle conducts patrols across the county to keep the citizens safe from any criminal activity. You can contact him if you use the following details:

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office

2273 County Camp Road

P.O. Box 310

Appling, GA 30802

Phone: (706) 541-1042

Inmate Search in Columbia County Detention Center

Columbia County Jail maintains an online inmate roster list in which you can locate any prisoner fast. The jail authority updates this list once a month.

Another way to locate an inmate fast is to call at (706) 541-1042 and communicate with a jail staff.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

According to the visitation rules of Columbia County Jail, each inmate is allowed to have a maximum of two adult visitors at one time. The jail authority doesn’t approve of carrying any items into the facility. When you are visiting an inmate, you must carry a government issued ID with a picture as proof of identification. You are not allowed to roam around in any other area of the facility without staff escort.

For depositing commissary funds to an inmate’s account, you can use the Kiosk, located in the lobby of the facility. The transaction fee for every transaction is $3.00. You can also deposit money using a credit card. For making an online deposit, you can visit

You can send mail or postcards to any prisoner if you follow the below mailing address:

Inmate’s Full Name, Housing Unit

Post Office Box 310

Appling, Georgia 30802

Note that the jail authority doesn’t accept incoming calls or messages for prisoners. However, the prisoners are allowed to make calls from the facility.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

Each registered sex offenders are listed on either national or state based sex offender database. All these sex offenders have been charged with either a sex crime or kidnapping crime. Typically, a sex offender is a person who has been convicted of a sex crime including rape, sexual assault, child pornography, molestation, and sex trafficking. A sex crime is an illegal act that involves forced sexual conduct against a person. You can locate a sex offender at Columbia County Detention Center if you navigate to the following links:

Please keep in mind the search result will show you the primary or last known addresses of the sex offender you are looking for. You have to accept a disclosure to access information from the database.

Bail and Bondsman

The bail money is what you have to pay to get out of jail. Usually, the bail money is 10% of the total money charged for a criminal offense. The court will decide how much money one should pay as charges for their committed crime. If you cannot afford to pay the bail money or if you are in financial trouble, a bail bondsman would come handy in this situation. A verified bondsman would charge at least $100 for their services. Others might charge you between 10% and 15% of the total bail money.

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Columbia County Jail
Address: 2273 County Camp Rd, Appling, GA 30802

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office exists to provide law enforcement services in the highest professional manner possible and to work in unison with the citizens of the community to reduce crime, improve relations and enhance the quality of life in Columbia County, Georgia.
Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Appling, GA

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA3 days ago

Accident S Belair Rd/I20 Offramp W is clear from the roadway.

Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Appling, GA

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA3 days ago

Accident S Belair Rd/I20 Offramp W. Seek an alternate route until further notice.

Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Appling, GA

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA added 3 new photos.4 days ago

**SHOPLIFTING @ SECOND TIME AROUND (3690 Washington Rd)**

On 04/26/18 and 04/27/18 the suspect pictured below shoplifted two purses with a total value of $80.00. The suspect was with a white male on both dates. If you have any information as to their identity please call Investigator Jacob Dyer at 706-541-1044.

Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Appling, GA

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA6 days ago

A few of our deputies had the honor of having lunch with some of the residents from Westwood Extended Care Home. Good times and great food!

Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Appling, GA

Columbia County Sheriff’s Office – Appling, GA2 weeks ago

Frank Dodson’s final resting place with a perfect view of the mountains of Pickens, SC. The mountains and the hometown that he loved so much! You may be gone from this earth but you will be forever in our hearts!

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